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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 35' South
Longitude: 63° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.25 meters/second, 1498.5 km/hour, 931.1 miles/hour or 809.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 22' 25.0"930.89 miwest0° 02' 24.6"2.76 minorth931.02 mi
24 hours14° 53' 16.7"964.18 mieast1° 38' 49.8"113.31 minorth975.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 10:20 AM583 km362 miles315 nmWest W
Saint-DenisThu 10:20 AM794 km493 miles429 nmWest W
AntananarivoThu 9:20 AM1640 km1019 miles885 nmWest W
Diego GarciaThu 12:20 PM1779 km1106 miles961 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaThu 10:20 AM1949 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniThu 9:20 AM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 11:20 AM2366 km1470 miles1278 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleThu 11:20 AM2967 km1844 miles1602 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamThu 9:20 AM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuThu 9:20 AM3163 km1965 miles1708 nmNorthwest NW
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